Pakistani Olympian Najma Parveen completed final in warmth 2 of the Ladies’s 200m on the Tokyo Olympics on Monday.
Thirty-one years outdated Najma entered Tokyo Olympics as Pakistan’s finest feminine sprinter, however bowed out in lower than half a minute.
She holds the nationwide document of Ladies’s 200m at 23.69 seconds, however she was 2.88 seconds behind the athlete who completed at quantity 6 within the Tokyo Olympics.
Najma’s Olympic journey was virtually halted when her entry was withdrawn by the Athletics Federation of Pakistan (AFP), with out consent. Nevertheless, the Pakistan Olympics Federation managed to re-enter her within the Tokyo Olympics.
At residence, Najma received six gold medals in 2019’s nationwide video games. She additionally received a silver in ladies’s 200m and a gold in 400m hurdles on the South Asian Video games.
Regardless of her dismal efficiency, some folks got here ahead to cheer her up after the occasion.
To run with Fraser pryce at Olympics itself is a accomplishment. Nicely performed Najma 👏🏼
— Yahya Noor Malik (@yahyanoormalik1) August 1, 2021
All prayers for her. She is our delight.
— IAK (@ijaz_66) August 2, 2021